Learn About Reiki

What is Reiki?

Reiki is the Japanese word for “universal life force”. It is a subtle, gentle form of stress reduction and healing. The goal of Reiki is balance and harmony.

Reiki is practiced all over the world in hospitals, offices and private practices. It is not massage and is not connected with any religious practice.

A Reiki session can help ease tension and stress, and can help support the body to facilitate healing on all levels:physical, mental, emotional and spiritual.

What can Reiki help? It can be used with all medical therapies for any acute or chronic illness. Chronic illnesses such as fibromyalgia and arthritis benefit from Reiki. Many cancer patients turn to Reiki for relief from treatment side effects. Children love Reiki and those with ADHD and other childhood conditions can benefit from Reiki.

A session can also be utilized for one’s own personal wellness, and not just in response to illness.

A Reiki session usually takes about 45 minutes and is performed be a Reiki Practitioner using specific had positions. During the session, you are fully clothed while reclining on a table or seated on a chair. It is a stress-reducing, relaxing experience. You may feel a subtle, warm or tingling sensation where the practitioner’s hands are.